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Thursday 17th October 2019

Gemma Collins 'begs I’m A Celebrity bosses for another shot on the show' after quitting in 2014

The GC only lasted three days

Gemma Collins reportedly wants another shot at I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here after she dramatically quit after just three days.

The TV star was briefly part of the 2014 jungle line-up when Carl Fogarty was crowned the winner. Following her departure, show bosses said Gemma had decided "jungle life is not for her".

But it looks like Gemma has had a change of heart and is now ready to embrace jungle life.

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According to Mirror Online, Gemma told Keith Lemon during the filming of Celebrity Juice that she had contacted ITV producers to ask if they'd give her another chance.

The publication reports the TOWIE star said: "They told me, 'The magic wouldn't be there because you've already been in', and I said, 'Honey, if I'm in there, I'll bring the magic'."

Read more: Piers Morgan says he'll sign up for I'm A Celebrity 2019 for £5million

A source close to Gemma told the Mirror: "She'd love to go back into the jungle because she sees it as unfinished business after leaving after only three days.

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"She wants to do the same as she did on Dancing On Ice."

While Gemma's return is unconfirmed, Corrie star Alan Halsall recently dropped a huge hint that he will definitely be part of this year's celebrity line-up.

Read more: Joe Swash 'in talks with Dancing On Ice bosses'

Alan, who plays Tyrone Dobbs, posted a snap of himself enjoying the outdoors and wrote: "It's a jungle out there," along with a winking emoji.

The GC only lasted three days back in 2014 (Credit: ITV)

Other names rumoured to be in the frame for the reality series down under are Love Island's Olivia Attwood, ex EastEnders actress Jacqueline Jossa, former rugby star James Haskell and Paul Hollywood's ex Summer Monteys-Fullam.

I'm A Celebrity is expected to return to ITV in late November.

Entertainment Daily contacted a representative for Gemma who declined to comment.

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